Gary Lineker praises Liverpool and England right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold

Gary Lineker attends the World Premiere of 'Make Us Dream' at The Curzon Soho on November 14, 2018 in London, England.

Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold played well for England against Switzerland on Sunday.

Steven Zuber of Switzerland and Trent Alexander-Arnold of England battle for the ball during the UEFA Nations League Third Place Playoff match between Switzerland and England at Estadio D....

Gary Lineker has praised Liverpool and England international right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold on Twitter.

The former England international striker was impressed with the performance of Alexander-Arnold during the Three Lions’ match against Switzerland on Sunday afternoon.

The 20-year-old right-back was superb in the match, and his delivery and passing were excellent.

 

Gareth Southgate’s side won the UEFA Nations League third-place playoff 6-5 on penates after the match finished goalless after extra time.

Former Tottenham Hotspur star Lineker was following the match, and he was impressed with the display produced by Alexander-Arnold.

Trent Alexander-Arnold of England and Steven Zuber of Switzerland compete for the ball during the UEFA Nations League Third Place Playoff match between Switzerland and England at Estadio D....

Stats

Alexander-Arnold is one of the best young right-backs in Europe and was in brilliant form for Liverpool this season.

According to WhoScored, the England international made 27 starts and two substitute appearances in the Premier League for the Reds this campaign, scoring one goal and providing 12 assists in the process.

In 11 Champions League matches for the Reds this season, Alexander-Arnold provided three assists, according to WhoScored.

Trent Alexander-Arnold of England controls the ball during the UEFA Nations League Third Place Playoff match between Switzerland and England at Estadio D. Afonso Henriques on June 9, 2019...

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